INTERNATIONAL WOMAN’S DAY: 19 Year Old Newcastle Student Publishes Debut Poetry Book On Womanhood

A 19-Year-Old Journalism Student at Newcastle University has published her debut poetry book, ‘Cool, Cruel World‘ on Amazon Books, which discusses the ‘melancholia’ behind tragic images of womanhood. The poetry book written by young writer, Iona May Todd, discusses ‘trials and tribulations of femininity, with the themes of growth, freedom, and sexuality, of a woman’sContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL WOMAN’S DAY: 19 Year Old Newcastle Student Publishes Debut Poetry Book On Womanhood”

‘Please Eat. Please Don’t Let The Normalisation Of Eating Disorders On Social Media Harm You.’

‘Diet culture managed to manipulate my my tongue, my mouth, stomach and mind. I didn’t even realise’ *TRIGGER WARNING AND CONTENT WARNING – This opinion piece includes discussion of eating disorders and weight loss on apps such as TikTok.* “Stick it down your throat, I’m watching from the bathroom, making sure I don’t choke.” –Continue reading “‘Please Eat. Please Don’t Let The Normalisation Of Eating Disorders On Social Media Harm You.’”

Hartlepool Giving Tree Goes Viral, Raising Over 160,000 Christmas Gifts For UK Children

Hartlepool Giving Tree, an online platform where people pledge to donate a Christmas gift for a child or young adult, many of whom have escaped domestic abuse, has raised over 160,000 gifts, and counting. The Giving Tree, which is held at Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, ‘organises a Giving Tree every year in order to supportContinue reading “Hartlepool Giving Tree Goes Viral, Raising Over 160,000 Christmas Gifts For UK Children”

Actress And Strictly Come Dancing Star Maisie Smith’s Recent Instagram Post Promotes Self Love

Eastenders Actress and Strictly Come Dancing talent, Maisie Smith, has posted a collage of paparazzi photos to her Instagram, highlighting her major insecurities with her legs. Posted on Wednesday 26th November, the 19 year old star captioned that posting this was an attempt to “help other people feel more confident about their own insecurities.” “YOUContinue reading “Actress And Strictly Come Dancing Star Maisie Smith’s Recent Instagram Post Promotes Self Love”

UK Food Blogger Talks Nutrition, Mental Health and Her New Cookbook

Sarah Louise, 31, of SarahLousKitchen is a home chef living in Newcastle, who 5 years ago began her lifestyle journey into fitness and food. The Independent described her as “brash without offence, down to earth and homely, yet at the same time brutal, wise and enviable all in one. You literally get what you see with SarahContinue reading “UK Food Blogger Talks Nutrition, Mental Health and Her New Cookbook”